You must install VMware Tools in your virtual machines to customize the guest operation system.

Prerequisites

  • This operation requires the rights included in the predefined vApp User role or an equivalent set of rights.

  • Disable guest customization on the relevant virtual machines.

Procedure

  1. Click My Cloud.
  2. In the left pane, click vApps.
  3. Select a vApp, right-click, and select Open.
  4. On the Virtual Machines tab, select a virtual machine, right-click, and select Power On.
  5. Select the virtual machine, right-click, and select Install VMware Tools.

    VMware tools installation is triggered or Tools CD is mounted. You need to open the virtual machine console to complete the installation.

Results

VMware Tools is installed.